Chip Johannessen Inks Overall Deal With 20th TV, Upped To EP On ‘Homeland’

By | Thursday June 14, 2012 @ 10:18am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Homeland co-executive producer Chip Johannessen has signed a two-year overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV, whose cable division Fox 21 produces the hot Showtime drama. Under the pact, Johannessen will continue on Homeland, where he will be upped … Read More »

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WGAW: Comcast Aims “To Destroy Unions”

WGAW Board Members Chip Johannessen and Patric Verrone have issued a strongly worded message of support the Comcast writers wanting WGA representation:

To Our Fellow Members,

“If the Writers Guild didn’t exist, we’d have to invent it.” — Legendary Hollywood executive Sid Sheinberg said that back in 1988

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Scott Buck Tapped As ‘Dexter’ Showrunner

Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: There will be a change at the helm of Showtime’s flagship drama Dexter for its upcoming sixth season. The series’ executive producer Scott Buck has been named new showrunner. He will succeed Chip Johannessen, who ran the show last … Read More »

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TCA: Showtime’s ‘Dexter’ To Depart From The ‘One Bad Guy A Season’ Formula

By | Thursday July 29, 2010 @ 1:26pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

The cancer theme from Showtime’s C Word panel carried over to the Dexter panel where star Michael C. Hall was asked about his  treatment for the disease. The actor, now back at work on Season 5, answered like a consummate professional: ”I was thankful that the hiatus managed to coincide with … Read More »

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